Those who suffer considerable inner torture which they try to dissemble behind a facade of cheerfullness. Often used as a remedy for alcoholism.
Apprehension – the feeling that something dreadful is going to happen without knowing why. Unexplainable anxiety, presentiments. Anxiety for no known reason.
Critical and intolerant of others. Arrogant.
Weakness of will; those who let themselves be exploited or imposed upon – become subservient; difficulty in saying “no”. Human doormat.
Those who doubt their own judgment and intuition, seek advice of others. Often influenced and misguided.
6. CHERRY PLUM
Uncontrolled – irrational thoughts. Fear of losing control and doing something terrible, fear of “going crazy”. Uncontrolled bursts of temper. Impulsive suicide.
7. CHESTNUT BUD
Refusal to learn by experience; continually repeating the same mistakes.
The overly-possesive, demands respect or attention (selfishness), likes others to conform to their standards. Makes martyr of oneself. Interferes and manipulates.
Indifferent, inattentive, daydreaming, absent-minded. Mental escapist from reality.
10. CRAB APPLE
“The Cleanser Flower”. Feels unclean or ashamed of ailments. Self disgust/hatred. House proud.
Temporarily overcome by inadequacy or responsibility, though normally very capable.
Despondent. Easily discouraged and rejected. Skeptical, pessimistic. Depression, where the cause is known.
Desperate, without hope: “Oh, what’s the use”. Defeatism.
People who are obsessed with their own troubles and experiences. Talkative ‘bores’ – poor listeners.
For those who are jealous, envious, revengeful and suspicious. Those who hate
For those with nostalgia and who constantly dwell in the past. Home-sickness.
“Monday morning” feeling but once started, task usually fulfilled. Mentally tired. Procrastination.
Impatience, irritability. Reacts in an exaggerated manner.
Despondency due to lack of self-confidence; expectation of failure, so fails to make the attempt. Feels inferior, yet has the ability.
Fear of *known* things, fear of the world. Shyness, timidity, bashfulness.
“Dark cloud” of depression that descends for no known reason which can lift just as suddenly, making one downcast, saddened and low.
Brave determined types. Struggles on in illness and against adversity despite setbacks. Plodders, never resting.
Drained of energy – everything an effort. Physically fatigued.
Feelings of guilt. Blames oneself for the mistakes of others. Feels unworthy.
25. RED CHESTNUT
Excessive care of, and concern for, others, especially those held dear.
26. ROCK ROSE
Alarmed, panicky, full of trepidation.
27. ROCK WATER
For those who are hard on themselves – often overwork. Rigid minded, self denying. Ascetic.
Uncertainty/indecision/vacillation. Fluctuating moods.
29. STAR OF BETHLEHEM
For all the effects of serious news, or fright following an accident, etc.. For release from trauma, not matter how old it is.
30. SWEET CHESTNUT
Absolute dejection. Feels one has reached the limits for what one can stand.
Over-enthusiasm, over effort; straining. Fanatical and highly strung. Incensed and frustrated by injustices.
Dominating/inflexible/ambitious/tyrannical/autocratic. Arrogant pride. Considered to be good leaders.
Protection remedy against powerful influences, and helps adjustment to any transition or change, e.g. puberty, menopause, divorce, new surroundings. Contrary to CENTAURY the person knows what he wants, but is easily influenced by other people to do something else.
34. WATER VIOLET
Proud, reserved, sedate types, sometimes “superior”. Little emotional involvement, but reliable/dependable.
35. WHITE CHESTNUT
Persistent unwanted thoughts. Pre-occupation with some worry or episode. Mental arguments. Constant inner dialog.
36. WILD OAT
Helps determine one’s intended path of life.
37. WILD ROSE
Resignation, apathy. Drifters who accept their lot, making little or no effort for improvement – lacks ambition.
Resentment and bitterness with “not fair” and “poor me” attitude.
39. RESQUE REMEDY
A combination of Cherry Plum, Clematis, Impatiens, Rock Rose, Star of Betlehem. All purpose emergency composite for effects of anguish, examinations, going to the dentist etc.. Comforting, calming and reassuring to those distressed by startling experiences.